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Fall Festival is happening October 1st and we have news for you!

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The 2021 Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School Annual Fall Festival will return this year after school on Friday, October 1st from 2 pm to 6 pm.  Fall Festival is a wonderful tradition for the MLWGS community and we are delighted for its return. This year, half of our student body and their families will experience […]


MLWGS Regional School Board meeting at new venue on Wednesday, September 22 @ 9:15 am and public comment information

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L-R Top Row:  Ogburn, Lowerre, and Pritchett L-R Middle Row:  Wright, Barber, and Hall L-R Bottom Row: Ayers, Hyslop, and Bailey New Location: Libbie Mill Library, 3rd Floor, 2100 Libbie Lake East Street, Henrico, VA 23230    https://goo.gl/maps/sd9yrzo9Cv9vgbmF8  Masks are required for in-person attendance. We are planning to record the Regional School Board meeting for […]


The U.S. Constitution is signed on September 17, 1787

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The Constitution of the United States of America is signed by 38 of 41 delegates present at the conclusion of the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. Supporters of the document waged a hard-won battle to win ratification by the necessary nine out of 13 U.S. states. The Articles of Confederation, ratified several months before the British surrender at Yorktown […]


All-Virtual Back to School Night, Thursday, September 23rd @ 6:30 p.m.

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First Day of School 2021 This year, our Back to School Night is going virtual!  Our program will start with an opening session via Zoom with Dr. Lowerre, followed by the PTSA’s September meeting via Zoom as well.  After these sessions, parents will be free to explore pre-recorded presentations by the faculty.  Each presentation will […]


Congratulations to the (15) National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists from the MLWGS Class of 2022

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“Today officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 67th annual National Merit Scholarship Program.  These academically talented high school seniors have an opportunity to continue in the competition for some 7,500 National Merit Scholarships worth nearly $30 million that will be offered next spring.”   The National […]


First Scrip Order Date is Friday, September 24th

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Great Lake Scrip Program News When you use Great Lake Gift Cards at stores you already shop; a percentage goes directly to the MLWGS PTSA. It’s the ‘costs you nothing’ extra fundraiser! Go to shopwithscrip.com for more information. The MLWGS enrollment code is in your back-to-school packet or contact your coordinators at scrip@mlwgsptsa.org.  The first […]


Celebrating Hispanic American Heritage Month at MLWGS, Sep 15th – Oct 15th

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Please join the MLWGS Library in celebrating Hispanic American Heritage Month which begins this Wednesday, Sep. 15th and continues until Oct. 15th. The start date, Sep. 15th, is significant because on Sep. 15, 1821, Guatemala, Honduras, Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Nicaragua gained independence from the Spanish; the monthlong celebration also encompasses the independence days of Mexico […]


Green Machine T-shirts on sale this week

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Maggie Walker’s athletic support club, Green Machine, will be selling t-shirts to students Monday-Friday this week at the concessions stand near the bluestone lobby. T-shirts can be personalized with a school-appropriate nickname or phrase of up to 15 characters.  We’ll be selling shirts for $15 (cash or check). Getting one is a great way to […]


Availability of School Policies and Regulations

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All of the school’s policies and regulations are available on the school website here.  Policies and regulations are updated periodically by the Regional School Board. Copies of school policies and regulations can be made available to citizens who do not have online access upon request to the school board clerk.  


#backtoschoolVA

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The Regional School Board of Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School wishes its students an outstanding 2021-2022 academic year. Be great, dragons! Pictured L to R back row: Mr. John Wright-Goochland, Mr. John Axselle-Hanover, Mrs. Sarah Barber-New Kent, Mrs. Valarie Ayers-Powhatan, and Mr. Kenneth Pritchett-Petersburg. Front row: Mrs. Michelle Ogburn-Henrico, Ms. Harwood Hall-King & Queen, Ms. […]